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Santa Sophia Students awarded top prizes at International Youth Music Competition

MEDIA RELEASE 27 JULY 2021 - Two students from Santa Sophia Catholic College Box Hill have proved themselves to be among the best young composers internationally, having received top prizes in the International Youth Music Competition for Composition. Read more..


Wellbeing in focus during lockdown

As millions of Australians grapple with the latest lockdown, working from home, remote learning and the lack of social interaction outside of the home, Catholic schools in the Diocese of Parramatta are putting the focus on wellbeing for families during this difficult time. Read more...


More time to prepare for HSC exams

HSC students will be given more time to work on their major projects and to prepare for exams to reduce the impact of the current COVID-19 lockdown. Read more...

Wellbeing expert shares tips for families

Are you looking for some practical ideas to help support your child's wellbeing during this period of remote learning? Santa Sophia Catholic College Wellbeing Leader Anoushka Houseman has shared these helpful tips for families. Read more...

HSC trial exams delayed by two weeks for more than 500 schools

Trial exams written by the CSSA - once known as the Catholic Secondary Schools Association - which are purchased and run by more than 500 Catholic, independent and public schools were due to begin on July 26 but have been delayed until August 9, system leaders were told late on Thursday. Read more...

Sydney students to learn from home next week

Students in Sydney will be learning from home next week as the lockdown is extended. In this report from Nine News featuring Emmaus Catholic College, NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian confirmed schools will be closed to most students until Monday, July 19. Watch video...

Staff visit Box Hill in June

A group of our staff who had not yet visited the Box Hill site were able to take a full tour of the site in June. Read more...


Year 1 Past and Present Dress Up Day

It was a big day for Year 1 students and teachers Miss Messina and Miss Espiritu, as Year 1 students dressed up to the theme 'Past and Present', as a fun exploration of their unit on family history. Read more...


Accelerated Science students extract DNA with microbiologists

Year 9 Accelerated Science students attended a DNA Sequencing Lab Day at The King's School Science Centre. Read more...

First library book donated by book's illustrator

We have our first official book for our Knowledge Centre (the library) at Box Hill. 'The Voyage' has been donated to Santa Sophia by the book's illustrator, Andrea Edmonds. Read more...




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